Police have arrested a man in connection with an assault which took place in Bungay in the early hours of this morning.
Officers received a call from the ambulance service just after 12:30am today, Sunday 9th May, to a report of a man being assaulted in the Market Place.
The victim, aged 30, and his friend were walking through the town when he was assaulted by a group of males who are believed to have arrived in a vehicle.
The victim was punched and kicked to the head and sustained facial injuries. He was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich hospital for treatment.
Officers arrested a 26 year old man on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and he was taken into custody for questioning.
Enquiries into the incident are continuing including the conducting of house to house enquiries and reviewing CCTV.
Anyone who witnessed the incident, saw or heard any suspicious activity in the town at the time of the incident should contact Lowestoft CID on 101 quoting crime reference 37/23791/21.